Gospel.com Topics Feed - Articles 2010-12-26T09:19:12-05:00 GCI info@gospel.com /feeds/topics/Articles/ Digital evangelism at Christmas - ideas and resources http://internetevangelismday.com/blog/archives/2993 2010-12-26T09:19:12-05:00 Digital can enhance the ways we share the good news in a Christmas context. A Look Back at Christian History Magazine http://chitorch.org/index.php/chm/ 2010-12-10T13:13:59-05:00 Linked list of Christian History Magazine articles available at Christian History Institute. Philip Larkin: comments on writing believable and convincing prose http://internetevangelismday.com/larkin.php 2010-08-14T08:05:55-05:00 “Did I believe it? Did I care?” Poet and writer Philip Larkin made some valuable comments when explaining his criteria for judging the 1977 Booker Prize – a UK award for best fiction. His comments are a challenge to any Christian writer. If we write testimonies, the reader should find the story believable. Exaggeration, gushing, preachiness, will detract from the story. Free articles for church newsletters, print and email magazines http://internetevangelismday.com/blog/archives/621 2010-08-09T15:47:24-05:00 One of the great thing about the Web is the easy sharing of material to republish. Here are three useful sources of free articles for any editor (online or print) or blogger. Christian writer housestyle guide to grammar, punctuation and writing style http://internetevangelismday.com/style.php?id=books 2010-08-07T16:33:53-05:00 This house-style guide was produced by a UK Christian printing ministry for writers of books and magazines and is used by permission. It also aims to be international in scope. The BBC offers a detailed style guide for Journalistic Writing in PDF format. Although some applies specifically to writing for radio, there is the same need for clarity and brevity as on the Web. Article : Do Commandments On Tattoos and Hair Still Apply? http://delveintojesus.com/articles/75/Do-Commandments-On-Tattoos-and-Hair-Still-Apply.aspx 2008-04-20T09:40:11-05:00 The Bible contains some commandments that don't seem to apply anymore such as commanding men to have short hair, women to have long hair and forbidding tattoos and body piercings. Does God care about these things any more? Do 21st century Christians still need to heed these commandments? A Song of Christmas http://songsandhymns.org/music-worship/article/a-song-of-christmas 2008-02-16T17:51:23-05:00 An essay on "The Magnificat" or the Song of Mary. Simple, yet profound, they reflect a young life that understood the meaning of joy. What does Mary's song mean for us today? SermonIndex.net audio sermons - Devotional Thoughts http://sermonindex.net/modules/newbb/viewforum.php?forum=45&5999 2007-12-31T17:50:16-05:00 Devotional Thoughts "Set your mind on things above." This section is for posting of snippets and quotes and also devotional items that will provoke meditation on heavenly things. SermonIndex.net audio sermons - Articles and Sermons http://sermonindex.net/modules/newbb/viewforum.php?forum=34&13695 2007-12-31T17:45:25-05:00 Articles and Sermons This section is for posting and discussing of sermon articles and audio sermons by various speakers. There is a restriction to post to audio sermons outside of SermonIndex but text sermons can be posted for fruitful, edifying discussion. SermonIndex.net audio sermons - Ministry Articles and Events http://sermonindex.net/modules/newbb/viewforum.php?forum=16&5178 2007-12-31T17:44:33-05:00 Ministry Articles and Events This section contains information related to the SermonIndex ministry itself. There are articles written by the Moderators and announcements for events. Posting a new thread is restricted to Moderators but community members are free to reply to any thread in this section